One More Recruit Visiting This Weekend!

Here is the final 'as the weekend starts' list (our unofficial list of course) of kids coming in for their official visits for the Dec. 12 weekend. The list now includes an eleventh, brand new, recruit!<br><br> <b>PLUS</b> -- <u>all</u> official visits -- scheduled and taken.

December 12th Recruiting Weekend:

1. - WR/CB Doug Dutch (Dec. 12 official visit, 6-2, 185 lbs., 4.3 in the 40, 3.9 GPA) from Washington D.C. Gonzaga. He is TheInsiders.com's #74 prospect, and has been named to the US Army All American Game. Dutch insists on being recruited strictly as a WR, but is considered an even better CB prospect.
Other official visits: Virginia Nov. 28, Miami Dec. 5, Florida Jan. 9, Pitt Jan. 23.

2. - DL/TE Mike Massey (Dec. 12 official visit, 2003 U-M Camper, 6-5, 235 lbs., 4.82 in the 40 {electronic at the U-M Camp}, 225-lb. bench press, 2.5 GPA/960 SAT) from Cleveland St. Ignatius. He is TheInsiders.com's #53 Big Ten area prospect.
Other official visits: OSU Dec. 5 , possible Boston College.
U-M unofficial visits: the OSU game.

3. - WR Adrian Arrington (Dec. 12 official visit, 2002 U-M Camper, U-M Nike stats: 6-4, 177 lbs., 4.5 in the 40, 32.4 inch vertical, 4.28 sec. Shuttle … 3.5 GPA) from Cedar Rapids, Ia., George Washington. He is TheInsiders.com's #64 prospect.
Other official visits: Pitt Dec. 5, UCLA Dec. 19, and possibly Iowa, Kansas State, Colorado, or Notre Dame.

4. - DT Corey Mills (6-5, 260 lbs., 4.8 in the 40, 3.2 GPA/21 ACT) from Memphis, Tenn., Christian Brothers. Mills was TheInsiders' preseason #61 South prospect.
Other official visits: Mississippi (Jan. 9), Florida (Jan. 16.), Memphis (Jan. 23)

5. - LB Chris Graham (Dec. 12 official visit, 2003 U-M Camper, 5-11, 205 lbs., 4.5 in the 40, 360-lb. bench press, 2.1 GPA/600 SAT) from Indianapolis, Ind., Warren Central. He is TheInsiders #67 Big Ten area prospect.
Other official visits: Purdue in Oct., Indiana Dec. 5, Kentucky Jan. 9, Tennessee Jan. 16.
U-M unofficial visits: the Notre Dame game.

6. - Athlete Desmond (Diesel) Tardy (6-0, 175 lbs., 4.5 in the 40) from Indianapolis, Ind., Warren Central. Tardy is the teammate of Chris Graham, and played quarterback this season for Warren Central. A person at the Warren Central Ath. Dept. confirmed Desmond's U-M visit this weekend.

7. - Michigan commitment #11: Chad Henne (Dec. 12 official visit, 6-3, 230 lbs., 4.6 in the 40, 3.4 GPA) from West Lawn, Pa., Wilson. He is TheInsiders.com's #13 prospect.
U-M unofficial visits: the Notre Dame game.

8. - Michigan Commitment #1: Morgan Trent (Dec. 12 official visit. STAN Nike stats: 6-1, 180 lbs., 4.41 in the 40, 3.88 sec. shuttle, 35.3 vertical jump, 15 bench press reps.) from Orchard Lake St. Mary's. He is TheInsiders #31 Big Ten area prospect.
U-M unofficial visits: the Notre Dame game.

9. - Michigan commitment #8: SafetyCharles Stewart (Dec. 12 official visit, 2003 U-M Camper, U-M Nike stats: 6-1 1/2, 188 lbs., 4.47 in the 40, 3.5 GPA/21 ACT) from Farmington Hills, Mich., Harrison. He is TheInsiders #27 Big Ten area prospect.
U-M unofficial visits: Notre Dame and Houston games.

10. - Michigan Commitment #5: DL Will Johnson (Dec. 12 official visit, 2003 U-M Camper, U-M Nike stats: 6-4.5, 278 lbs, 5.15 in the 40 {4.71 electronic at the U-M Camp}, 30 bench press reps., 27.9 inch vertical, 4.56 sec. Shuttle … 425 lb. bench press 3.8 GPA/qualified) from Lake Orion, Mich. He is TheInsiders.com's #65 prospect.
U-M unofficial visits: Notre Dame and OSU games.

11. - Michigan commitment #4: ILB/FB Roger Allison (Dec. 12 official visit, 2003 U-M Camper, U-M Nike stats: 6-1 1/2, 229 lbs., 27 bench press reps., 3.4 GPA/25 ACT) from Lake Orion, Mich. He is TheInsiders #31 Big Ten area prospect.
U-M unofficial visits: Notre Dame and OSU games.

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JANUARY VISITS
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January 9th Recruiting Weekend:

1. - OT Kyle Mitchum (Jan. 9 Michigan official visit, 2003 U-M Camper, 6-5, 270 lbs., 340 lb. bench press, 5.0 in the 40, 2.9 GPA) from Erie, Pa., McDowell. He is TheInsiders' #30 prospect.
Other official visits: Iowa (Oct.), OSU Dec. 12, OSU Jan. 16, possible Boston College or West Virginia.
U-M unofficial visits: OSU game.

2. - LB John Thompson (Jan. 9 Michigan official visit, 2003 U-M Camper, 6-3, 210 lbs.) from Detroit Crockett.
Other official visits: Wisconsin Dec. 5, possibly OSU.
U-M unofficial visits: OSU and Notre Dame games.

3. - TE Kellen Freeman-Davis (Jan. 9 Michigan official visit, 2003 U-M Camper, 6-6, 220 lbs., 4.6 in the 40) from Adrian, Mich. unofficial visits. He is TheInsiders #94 Big Ten area prospect.
Other official visits: MSU Nov. 22, Northwestern Dec. 19.
U-M unofficial visits: Notre Dame and CMU games.

4. - DE Tim Jamison (Jan. 9 Michigan official visit, 6-3, 225 lbs., 2.25 GPA, Dec. ACT) from Harvey, Ill, Thornton. For the season he reportedly recorded 100 tackles and 20 sacks, and he has been selected to play in the US Army All Star Game. He is TheInsiders #99 Big Ten area prospect.
Other official visits: Wisconsin Dec. 5, Iowa Dec. 19, MSU Jan. 16.
U-M unofficial visits: OSU game.

5. - WR Derrick McPhearson (Jan. 9 Michigan official visit, 6-1, 195 lbs., 4.4 in the 40, 2.75 GPA/970 SAT) from Hyattsville, Md., DeMatha Catholic. For the season, McPhearson made 32 receptions for 930 yards and 14 touchdowns. He is also a stand out centerfielder on DeMatha's baseball team, batting .360 as a junior.
Other official visits: Maryland Dec. 5, Pittsburgh Dec. 12, Virginia Tech Dec. 16, and Florida Jan. 23. Michigan is the last visit he set.

Other Jan. Visits:

- Dumaka Atkins (scheduled Jan. 16 Michigan official visit, 6-4, 280 lbs., 300 lb. bench press, 3.25 GPA/1110 SAT) from Sarasota, Fla., Booker.
Other official visits: USC Jan. 9, OSU Jan. 23, Florida Jan. 30.

- Possible official visit: LB Brian Toal (6-2, 225 lbs., 4.5 in the 40, 10.8 100 meters, 37 inch vertical jump, 3.0 GPA/960 SAT) from Ramsey, NJ, Don Bosco. He is TheInsiders' #41 prospect.
Other official visits: Boston College Dec. 12, Miami Dec. 19, with his last three in Jan. from Michigan, Notre Dame, Tennessee or Virginia Tech..

-Possible visit: Micah Jones (6-5, 335 lbs., 5.15 in the 40, 365- lb. bench press, 2.2 GPA/21 ACT) from Mayfield, Ky. He is TheInsiders' #24 prospect.
Other official visits: Kentucky, Tennessee, Auburn, Alabama and "maybe" Michigan.

-Possible visit: DT Nader Abdallah (6-5, 290 lbs.) from Metairie, La., Archbishop Rummel. He has been picked for the US Army All Star Game.
Other official visits: Colorado Dec. 5, Michigan State Dec. 12, Tennessee Jan. 16, FSU Jan. 23. Michigan may get the 5th visit, or Nebraska, UCLA, or Auburn.

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VISITS ALREADY TAKEN
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December 5th Recruiting Weekend:

1. - RB Ja'Kouri Williams (Dec. 5 official visit, 2002 U-M Camper, 5-11, 180 lbs., 4.35 in the 40, 2.2 core GPA/18 ACT) from Plaquemine, La. He is TheInsiders.com's #48 prospect.
Other official visits: Tennessee Dec. 12, Nebraska Jan. 6.

2. - DL Vernon Gholston (Dec. 5 official visit, 2003 U-M Camper, U-M Nike stats: 6-3, 238 lbs., 4.45 in the 40, 31 bench press reps. … 3.0 GPA) from Detroit Cass Tech.
Other official visits: MSU Dec. 12, Iowa Dec. 19, OSU Jan. 9.
U-M unofficial visits: the OSU game, and for the Purdue and Notre Dame games.

3. - DL Marques Walton (Dec. 5 official visit, 6-3, 280 lbs., 4.9 in the 40, 365 lb. bench press, 30 inch vertical jump, 2.5 GPA/25 ACT) from Chic. Hubbard. His father Lloyd Walton played basketball for Marquette University and the Milwaukee Bucks. He is TheInsiders.com's #82 Midwest prospect. Walton recently got a U-M 'you've had an offer all along' offer.
Other official visits: Iowa, Oregon., and either Purdue, Wisconsin or Illinois.
U-M unofficial visits: the Notre Dame game.

4. - Michigan commitment #10: OL Jeremy Ciulla (Dec. 5 official visit, 6-5 1/2, 279 lbs., 5.0 in the 40, 325 lb. bench press, 3.6 GPA/1100 SAT) from Kennesaw Mountain, Ga. He is no longer taking other official visits. He is TheInsiders' #61 prospect.

5. - Michigan commitment #7: OL Grant DeBenedictis (2003 and 2002 U-M Camper, 6-4, 270 pounds, 3.75 GPA/31 ACT) from Boca Raton, Fla., St. Andrews Prep.
U-M unofficial visits: the OSU and Notre Dame games.

6. - Michigan Commitment #9: RB Mike Hart (June 20 unofficial visit, 5-10 185 lbs., 4.5 in the 40, 3.75 GPA/1030 SAT) from Nedrew, N.Y., Onondaga. Hart finished his high school career with a bang, rushing for 390 yards to lead his team to the State Championship. Hart set a national career record 204 high-school touchdowns, and finished with 11,045 career rushing yards (and 47 consecutive 100-yard rushing games).

7. - Michigan commitment #3: DE Chris Rogers (2003 U-M Camper, 6-3, 265 lbs., 4.67 in the 40 {Metro Index Combine}, 350-lb. bench press, 3.3 GPA/950 SAT) from Wexford, Pa., North Allegheny (in Western Pa.). He is TheInsiders #29 Big Ten area prospect.
U-M unofficial visits: the OSU game.

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IN-SEASON OFFICIAL VISITS
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Visits Taken During Fall Home Game Weekends:

- CB Ted Ginn (Nov. 22 official visit, 2002 Michigan camper, U.S. Army Combine stats: 6-2, 187 lbs., 28.0 vertical jump, 4.40 in the 40, 4.17 in the shuttle, 28-inch vertical jump … PSU Nike stats: 5-11.5, 169 lbs., 4.31 in the 40, 3.3 GPA/19 ACT) from Cleveland, Ohio, Glenville. He is TheInsiders.com's #17 prospect. Ginn and Michigan have reportedly parted ways, and he may be an OSU silent commitment.

- OL Brett Gallimore (Nov. 22 official visit, 6-5, 290 lbs., 5.1 in the 40, 300-lb.bench press, 2.6 GPA) from Riverside, Mo., Park Hill South (Kansas City area). He is TheInsiders.com's #91 prospect.
Other official visits: OSU Sept. 6, Purdue Oct. 4, FSU Nov. 15, Oregon Nov. 18.
Michigan unofficial visit:the Notre Dame game.

- Michigan Commitment #2: RB/LB Max Martin (Nov. 22 official visit, 6-2, 210 lbs., 4.5 in the 40, 305-lb. bench press, 2.5 GPA/24 ACT/1070 SAT) from Madison, Ala., Bob Jones (in the Huntsville area). He is TheInsiders.com's #48 South prospect.

- DE Ryan Baker (Oct. 25 official visit,, 2003 U-M Camper, 6-5, 235 lbs., 4.9 in the 40, 3.5 GPA) from Indianapolis, Ind., Bishop Chatard. He is TheInsiders.com's #22 Midwest area prospect.
Other official visits: fall visits to Purdue and Oklahoma; Notre Dame is also a possibility.
U-M unofficial visits: Notre Dame game, and also the late summer U-M Open House.

- Cornerback Rod Council (Oct. 25 official visit, 5-11, 180 lbs. … 4.45 in the 40 at the Shrine Bowl Combine ... 3.8 GPA/960 SAT) from Charlotte, N.C., West Charlotte. He is TheInsiders.com's #32 Atlantic area prospect. Michigan has reportedly dropped him.

- WR/TE Jaison Williams (Oct. 24 official visit, USC Nike stats: 6-4, 215 lbs., 4.57 in the 40 … 10.75 sec. 100m, 260 lb. Bench press, 2.6 GPA, June 7 SAT) from Culver City, Calif. He is TheInsiders.com's #73 Pac Ten area prospect. He committed to Oregon.

- DE Dwayne Hendricks (Oct. 25 official visit, PSU Nike stats: 6-4, 250 lbs., 4.8 in the 40, 30 inch vertical jump … 3.2 GPA/910 SAT) from Millville, New Jersey. He is TheInsiders.com's #32 prospect.
Other official visits: fall visits to Iowa and Virginia; Miami Jan. 16. As of mid-Dec. Iowa leads Michigan.

- DL Alan Branch (Oct. 18 official visit, 2003 U-M Camper, 6-6, 300 lbs., 5.2 in the 40, 4.65 in the shuttle, 2.5 GPA/17 ACT) from Albuquerque, New Mex., Cibola.
Other official visits: ASU in Oct., and possibly Texas Tech, Washington State, Texas A&M, New Mexico or Tennessee.

- DE Thomas Herring (Oct. 18 official visit, 6-6, 290 lbs., 5.06 in the 40, 3.2 GPA, June 7 test) from Los Angeles Fremont. Note: he lives near the USC campus, and USC amd Miami lead for him. He is TheInsiders.com's #49 prospect.

- CB/S Keston Cheathem (Oct. 18 official visit, 6-2, 185 lbs., 4.55 in the 40, 2.8 GPA, 820 SAT) from Pomona, Calif. Michigan is considered his leader. Cheathem is underrated as TheInsiders.com's #43 Pac Ten area prospect.
Other planned official visits: Washington Sept. 25, WSU Oct. 3, Oregon State Oct. 31, possibly Colorado or LSU, and unofficial visits to USC.

- OLB/DE Eugene Germany (Oct. 18 official visit, USC Nike stats: 6-3 1/2, 248 lbs…. 4.65 in the 40, 2.3 GPA). He is TheInsiders.com's #16 Pac Ten area prospect.
Other planned official visits: WSU Oct. 3, Oregon State Oct. 31, Miami Dec. 12, and unofficial visits to USC (co-fav with Michigan).

- Wideout Cameron Colvin (Sept. 13 official visit, STAN Nike stats: 6-1, 188 lbs., 4.31 in the 40, 3.85 shuttle, 32.4 inch vertical, 13 bench press reps. … 2.4 GPA/16 ACT) from Concord, Calif., DeLaSalle. He is TheInsiders.com's #16 prospect.
Other planned official visits: Miami, USC, Oregon on Jan. 9, and maybe Florida State.

- Defensive end Jeff Schweiger (Aug. 30 official visit, Nike Camp stats: 6-4, 240 lbs., 4.56 in the 40, 4.11 in the shuttle, 31 bench press reps, 30.9 inch vertical ... 3.0 GPA) from San Jose, Calif., Valley Christian. He is TheInsiders.com's #29 prospect. He has dropped Michigan.

- Running back/fullback George Bell (Sept. 6 official visit, 5-11, 225 lbs., 4.5 in the 40, 365 lb. Bench press, 2.5 GPA) from Fayetteville, N.C., Jack Britt. He is TheInsiders.com's #53 prospect. He has committed to Virginia Tech.

- Safety Jamar Adams (Sept. 6 official visit, 2003 U-M Camper, 2001 U-M Camper, V-Tech Nike stats: 6-2 1/2,193 lbs., 4.13 sec. Shuttle, 33.2 inch vertical jump … 3.0 GPA/940 SAT) from Matthews, N.C., Butler. He is committed to U-M but will take official visits. He is underrated as TheInsiders.com's #76 Atlantic area prospect.
Other official visits: UCLA Dec. 12, North Carolina Jan. 9, FSU (Jan. 23).

- JC Soph. P/K David Lonie (Aug. 30 official visit, 6-5, 230 lbs., 4.5 in the 40, 3.7 GPA) from Iowa Falls, Ia, Ellsworth Community College. He committed to Cal.

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